|Effects of design-based science instruction on science problem-solving competency among different groups of high-school traditional chemistry students - Lartson, Cobina Adu|
Recent trends indicate a significant decline in the number of students graduating from Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs in the US. The under-representation of students of color, females and low income students in STEM programs has also been documented. Design Based Science (DBS) instruction has been suggested to improve the problem solving skills of students of color.The present study employed a quasi-experimental pre-post-test research study...
Keywords: Problem Solving Competency; Race; Science achievement; Educational Studies and Research; Gender
|An interview with Mary Perry Smith, co-founder of MESA : oral history transcript / 2004 - Smith, Mary Perry, 1926- ive|
Keywords: Smith, Mary Perry, 1926-; Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement Program; Minority students -- Vocational guidance California; Science -- Vocational guidance California; Mathematics -- Vocational guidance California